A morphometric analysis of hominin teeth attributed to Australopithecus, Paranthropus and Homo

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Dykes, Susan J.;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Academy of Science of South Africa
  • Journal: South African Journal of Science (issn: 1996-7489)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.17159/sajs.2017/20160136
  • Subject: Q1-390 | H | taxonomy | Plio-Pleistocene | Q | Social sciences (General) | H1-99 | log se m | Science (General) | Social Sciences | Science | log sem | analogue species | molar variability
    mesheuropmc: stomatognathic system

Teeth are the most common element in the fossil record and play a critical role in taxonomic assessments. Variability in extant hominoid species is commonly used as a basis to gauge expected ranges of variability in fossil hominin species. In this study, variability in ... View more
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